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Reel 239A


Published September 1957


News footage originally shot by staff of the Baltimore, Maryland station WMAR-TV (Channel 2), ranging in date from September 2nd through 30th, 1957.

Shot List
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1. Baltimore Oriole Bob Boyd (#1) during the pre-game ceremony for "Bob Boyd Night" at Memorial Stadium 1957-09-24
2. Thomas D'Alesandro, Jr. dedicating a building
3. School lunch
4. Unknown congressman, mentions Little Rock
5. Elizabeth II, Philip, Charles & Anne in U.S.
6. Unknown man discussing an emergency alert test
7. D'Alesandro with Unknown man & woman
8. Unknown man (press conference) discussing ballistic missiles
9. Dr. Winston H. Price on cold vaccine development
10. Ceremony at Towson State University (includes McKeldin)
11. Jimmy Hoffa deplaning and interview
12. Two unknown men; one issuing statement that the election should be stopped for the International Brotherhood of Teamsters trade union
13. Doctor watching machine recording a surface wave
14. Cross burning at Dr. Harry Jones office and home in Deale, Maryland
15. Senator John L. McClellan with Robert F. Kennedy during the Select Senate Committee on Improper Activities in the Labor or Management Field investigating the corruption of the powerful International Brotherhood of Teamsters trade union
16. Mrs. Dorothy French, wife of Captain George French (USAF), is interviewed by reporters regarding her husband's espionage
17. Unknown men
18. Eisenhower arriving at Washington National Airport
19. Select Senate Committee on Improper Activities in the Labor or Management Field investigating the corruption of the powerful International Brotherhood of Teamsters trade union
20. Charles Street (near Penn Station)
21. Nurses receiving shots/immunizations/vaccines
22. Hadassah meeting
23. National Guard troops escorting three men in Little Rock, Arkansas
24. Select Senate Committee on Improper Activities in the Labor or Management Field investigating the corruption of the powerful International Brotherhood of Teamsters trade union
25. Unknown man press statement
26. Rescue operation for workers trapped by cave-in 4500 block of Parkwood Avenue 1957-09-26
27. Little Rock, Arkansas
28. Three unknown men (two are military)
29. Senator of South Carolina Olin D. Johnston talking about Little Rock. Arkansas and the National Guard
30. Rescue operation for workers trapped by cave-in 4500 block of Parkwood Avenue 1957-09-26
31. Interview with survivor of cave-in 4500 block of Parkwood Avenue, David Baer
32. Fire extinguishers, kitchen
33. Dwight and Mamie Eisenhower deplane
34. Frank Goad Clement, representative of Southern Governors Association, deplanes and discusses National Guard
35. Meeting of unknown men
36. High school students and annex classroom
37. Safe, strongbox, robbery


Run time 40 minutes 41 seconds
Producer WMAR-TV (Television Station: Baltimore, Md.)
Production Company Abell Communications
Audio/Visual sound, black and white
Language English
Contact Information Siobhan Hagan // AV Archivist // University of Baltimore, Langsdale Library // 410.837.4268 // shagan@ubalt.edu


Credits

Maryland Public Television (MPT) provided the digitization of the original 16mm film reel.

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